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Spain

Enfermería del Trabajo (Spain)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Nurse
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist nurse training (national training requirements)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Enfermería del Trabajo
    Translation(s):
    Occupational nursing (EN)
    Country:
    Spain
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:

    Ley 44/2003, de 21 de noviembre, sobre ordenación de profesiones sanitarias

    Real Decreto 183/2008, de 8 de febrero, por el que se determinan y clasifican las especialidades en Ciencias de la Salud y se desarrollan determinados aspectos del sistema de formación sanitaria especializada.

    Real Decreto 450/2005, de 22 de abril, sobre especialidades de Enfermería.

    Orden SAS/1348/2009, de 6 de mayo, por la que se aprueba y publica el programa formativo de la especialidad de Enfermería del Trabajo.

    Useful link:
    http://https://www.boe.es/buscar/act.php?id=BOE-A-2003-21340 https://www.boe.es/buscar/doc.php?id=BOE-A-2008-3176 https://www.boe.es/diario_boe/txt.php?id=BOE-A-2005-7354 https://www.boe.es/buscar/doc.php?id=BOE-A-2009-8880

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    N/A

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Specialist (and General care) Nurse
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    No
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Prevenir, promover, proteger y restaurar la salud de la población trabajadora con un enfoque laboral y comunitario, integrado e integral, con una base científica y un conocimiento empírico

     

    a) Resolver problemas en entornos nuevos o poco conocidos dentro de contextos más amplios relacionados con la enfermería del trabajo.
    b) Transmitir información, ideas, problemas y soluciones en el ámbito de la especialidad.
    c) Integrar conocimientos y enfrentarse a situaciones complejas, emitiendo juicios que tengan en cuenta los principios deontológicos y éticos de la profesión, así como las circunstancias sociales del medio en el que se ejerce.
    d) Habilidad de aprendizaje que le permita continuar estudiando de un modo que habrá de ser en gran medida autodirigido o autónomo.
    e) Tomar decisiones basadas en principios éticos, conocimientos técnicos y evidencia científica.
    f) Aplicar sus conocimientos a su trabajo en el equipo multidisciplinar de los servicios de prevención o en los que desarrolle su actividad.

    Translation(s):

    To prevent, promote, protect and restore the health of the working population with a comprehensive, integrated labour and community approach, working on a scientific and empirical basis.


    a) Solving problems in new or unfamiliar environments within broader contexts related to activities inherent in the nursing profession.
    b) Providing information, ideas and solutions, as well as addressing problems within the specialty.
    c) Integrating knowledge, handling complex situations, making judgements that take into account the deontological and ethical principles of the profession, as well as the social circumstances of the environment which the profession is exercised in.
    d) Being able to continue studying in a self-directed and autonomous way.
    e) Making decisions based on ethical principles, expertise and scientific evidence.
    f) Being able to correctly apply skills to work whilst being part of a multidisciplinary team of prevention services or where activities are being performed.

    (EN)
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